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A NEW MAKEUP SOLUTION.(Special Report: Hi-Def Television)(Brief article)

A NEW MAKEUP SOLUTION.(Special Report: Hi-Def Television)(Brief article) Jensen, Elizabeth Byline: ELIZABETH JENSEN Some 25 years ago, Dina Ousley and her partner George Lampman developed an airbrush system for applying makeup. While they believed in their product, the pair didn’t foresee that the technique would turn out to be a solution to the radically different […]

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Quick Takes; Do the major English-language networks represent Hispanics well?(Press Room)(Brief Article)

Quick Takes; Do the major English-language networks represent Hispanics well?(Press Room)(Brief Article) Byline: Naomie Worrell “The question is, are Latinos represented at all? How is it possible that in any show set in Los Angeles, where 46.3 percent of the population is Latino, you hardly see a Latino in a major role? Or take `CSI: […]

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HERB GRANATH; Chairman, ESPN, 1982-2002.(Special Report: ESPN’s 25th Anniversary)(Brief Article)

HERB GRANATH; Chairman, ESPN, 1982-2002.(Special Report: ESPN’s 25th Anniversary)(Brief Article) “From the get-go ESPN had to compete with the quality of network products, yet we did not have the money. We were paying cable companies for carriage, and we had little advertiser support. But we entered into a five-year deal with Anheuser-Busch that saved ESPN. […]

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Treadway Tapped for ‘Crosswords’; Griffin Game Show Sells in 30 Top Markets.(News)(Ty Treadway on Merv Griffin’s ‘Let’s Play Crosswords’ game show)

Treadway Tapped for ‘Crosswords’; Griffin Game Show Sells in 30 Top Markets.(News)(Ty Treadway on Merv Griffin’s ‘Let’s Play Crosswords’ game show) Pursell, Chris Byline: Chris Pursell Merv Griffin thinks he has found his next Alex Trebek. The prolific game show producer has tapped Ty Treadway to host the upcoming “Let’s Play Crosswords,” which launches Sept. […]